expired products and shrink

When it comes to choosing how a store, or even if, a store should markdown products expiring soon, there are many options to choose from and factors to consider. Are your shoppers drawn by big savings, or is the focus more on an upscale shopping...

Have you ever walked into your dairy cooler and found a bunch of expired doughs among everything that had been pulled for the day?  This section of the store can generate shrink for a few different reasons, and we are going to walk through some of...

This post is excerpted from our latest eBook, The Impact of Expired Products on Supermarket Sales & Shopping Behavior: A 2018 Survey Report.

In 2015, Walmart reported $300m in revenue lost to theft alone. When combined with other contributors to total shrink, it’s no wonder why the retailer has recently launched a series of new initiatives to get a better handle on these losses.

Organic foods, particularly produce, have risen in popularity among grocery shoppers throughout the past few years. According to the latest numbers from the Organic Trade Association, organic sales in the United States in 2016 reached about $47...

Supermarket and retail shrink is a battle that may never truly end, but is increasingly being better handled by companies investing themselves in finding new ways to reduce it.

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